Campus News

MCCS Board ends student COVID-19 vaccine requirement

February 8, 2023
Colleges to strengthen wellness education and encourage students to get vaccinated AUGUSTA, ME – Maine’s community colleges have ended a COVID-19 vaccine requirement for on-campus students, effective immediately. The student vaccine protocol had required all on-campus students to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Maine Community College System (MCCS) President David Daigler… Read More

Washington County Community College Launching Workforce Aquaculture Courses

January 12, 2023
CALAIS, ME – Washington County Community College (WCCC) announces new aquaculture courses developed in partnership with the Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center, Sunrise County Economic Council, and various industry representatives that are part of a larger scale Associate of Science degree and a Certificate program in Aquaculture Technology currently under approval… Read More


December 27, 2022
Washington County, ME—Washington County Community College has released its Dean’s and President’s List for the Fall 2022 semester. The students achieved academic excellence while being enrolled full-time in a program of study. To earn a place on the Dean’s list, students must achieve a grade-point average (GPA) of 3.5 or… Read More

Four Washington County Community College Criminal Justice Students Attend New England Division of the International Association of Identification Conference

December 16, 2022
Four Criminal Justice students from Washington County Community College were chosen to attend the 28th Annual NEDIAI, or the New England Division of the International Association of Identification. Taylor LeBlanc, Rose Adams, Mackenzie Hewitt, and Connor Cook were chosen by Criminal Justice and Conservation Law Instructor, Wayde Carter, and Jason… Read More

WCCC Celebrates Employee Years of Service During Annual Holiday Luncheon

December 16, 2022
CALAIS, ME - Washington County Community College (WCCC) hosted a holiday luncheon on December 8, 2022 to celebrate and recognize our employees for their years of service to the college.  The annual holiday luncheon and employee recognition event had been postponed for the past two years due to the pandemic… Read More